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Leisure Assistant (Ref: POS000398)

Hours and Pay

£19,312 per annum
Salary Band
£10,001 to £20,000
Post Type
Hours Per Week
Full time

Job and Application details

Youth / Community / Leisure Services
Economic Services
Published Date
Closing Date
We are looking for two full time bowling leisure assistants to work in our brand new state of the art bowling alley situated in our vibrant town centre leisure facility. The facility that the successful candidates will be based at is the Dolphin Leisure Centre. The successful candidates will work 37 hours per week and would work as part of a full time shift pattern alongside the other full time leisure attendants. The shifts that make up the shift pattern are predominantly earlies, lates and weekends. All candidates should ideally possess a valid RLSS National Pool Lifeguard qualification, excellent communication skills, excellent customer service skills and also have a willingness to develop. It is imperative that the successful candidate also has excellent time management skills and can work as an individual or within a team. Candidates will be expected to respond to basic troubleshooting with equipment such as the pinsetter reset in the bowling alley, check the building, fittings and equipment and report any areas to the Duty Manager which need attention and remove any potential hazards immediately, assist in the implementation of emergency procedures and operational plans where appropriate, e.g. evacuation and drowning and support the food and drinks service in catering areas delivering orders to customers when required. Candidates should be able to work and communicate efficiently and effectively individually and within a team, deal with any initial customer enquiries, complaints or incidents, resolving where possible, or seeking assistance from the Duty Manager. Candidates must have the flexibility to attend one in three staff training sessions for the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification which is part of the contractual obligation. As an employer we can offer you: - • An opportunity to join the local government pension scheme • 31 days holiday plus bank holidays (pro rata) • Child care vouchers (salary sacrifice) • Cycle to work scheme in partnership with Halfords (salary sacrifice) • Additional leave purchase scheme (salary sacrifice) • Ongoing training and development • Access to Occupational Health, physiotherapy and counselling services • Reduced membership to the Dolphin Centre’s Fit for Life Package For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification. For further details, please contact Lee Hutton (Aquatics and Water Education Manager) on 01325 406973 or alternatively the Duty Manager on 01325 406964. If you have these skills we would like to hear from you !!!!

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